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Accident: 201720414 - Electric Shock - Direct Contact With Energized Parts

Accident: 201720414 -- Report ID: 0257220 -- Event Date: 07/21/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31382059907/21/20104911Aee Tecnica De Cayey
An employee made contact with a fuse riser that was energized by device T-7, which was closed instead of open. He and his coworkers were unaware that the fuse riser was energized at 4,800 volts. It was being fed inversely from bottom to top and not from the primary elctric line. The employee was electrocuted.
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Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 313820599 Fatality Electric Shock Electrical power installers and repairers

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